Visa Fees
The Visa Fees and VFS Global Service Charge are applicable per application.

Please refer the below attachment for Visa fee applicable with effect from 1 July 2015.

Visa Pricing Currency Table

Kindly Note:
The only acceptable method of payment for Visa Fees is by Demand Draft in Indian Rupees (INR). Demand Draft should be drawn in favor of "Australian High Commission", and be payable at New Delhi. Only single demand draft would be acceptable for payment of Visa application charge.
Alternate payment option is available at VFS Global Visa Application Centre (Only in India) for payment of visa fees in cash, at a service charge of INR 70 (inclusive of all taxes) per application.


VFS Global Service Charge

In addition to the Visa Fees, applicant requires to pay the VFS Global Service Charge (inclusive of all taxes), as listed below.

VFS Global Service Charge In India (INR) In Nepal (NPR)
Main Applicant 966 3260
Additional Applicant 676 2282
Resubmission / Attachment * 676 2282

Service Charges for Additional Services:*

New VAS Services Amount Need to be Paid
Country All India Nepal
Photo booth (for 8 passport size photograph) INR 152 NPR 248 (for 4 passport size photograph)
Photocopy INR 3.00 NPR 5.00
Return Courier (per passport/envelope) INR 305 INR 300
SMS (per application) INR 90 NPR 250
Bank Surcharge (per applicant) INR 70 NA
Translation Services NA NA
ETA Assisted Terminal (per application) INR 188 NPR 292 per application
Assisted Form  filling service(per application) INR 188 NPR 292 per application
Document scanning and email (per page) INR 20 NPR 32
Witness Document INR 10 per page NPR 80 per application
2 way Courier/drop off courier INR 610 NA
Premium lounge service (Available only in Chennai and Bangalore centres with effect from 01 June 2015) INR 2030 NA

* Resubmission / Attachment charge is applicable for passport / documents lodged after the lodgment of visa applications with VFS Global.
See: Obtaining Visa Labels

Kindly Note:
For applications submitted in India, VFS Global service charge can either be paid in cash or by Demand Draft favoring “VFS Global services Pvt Ltd”, payable at the city where the application is submitted.
For postal applications the VFS Global service charge Demand Draft should be in favor of "VFS Global services Pvt Ltd" payable at the city where the application is couriered.
See: Postal Application
For applications submitted in Kathmandu, the VFS Global service charge will be acceptable only in NPR (Nepalese Rupees) through Demand draft in favor “VF Services Mauritius Pte Ltd” payable at Kathmandu, Nepal.

Premium Lounge Service effective: 01 June 2015.

The VFS Premium Lounge facility is available at the Visa Application Centres in Chennai and Bangalore, The Premium Lounge Service Includes:
  • Separate lounge with personalized service by dedicated staff
  • Refreshments
  • Faster submission of applications at the visa application centres
  • Photocopying service for your documents and photographs for your application forms.
Note: Your visa application will be processed and decided by The Australian High Commission in New Delhi. Use of premium lounge service does not affect the processing time of your application.

To book an appointment kindly mail us on premiumloungesouthin@vfsglobal.com or call us on below numbers:
Chennai: 044 42028927
Bangalore: 080 45457396